Essays Tagged: "pointer"

Ouija Boards

1 to 9 and 0, andthe words yes and no. A smaller board, shaped like a heart, called a planchette or pointeris used to direct the answers. Two or more people rest a Ouija board on their laps and ... s. Two or more people rest a Ouija board on their laps and press their fingers lightlyon the pointer. One of them asks the board a question. The pointer supposedly answers byindicating a word o ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Moving

throughout the gym. Thegym was packed and the fans were on their feet, I had just hit my firstthree pointer of my varsity basketball career. As our team set up thepress, sweat dripped from my face. I ...

(7 pages) 68 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

English translation to the 5th and 6th song on the mandrin singer Jay Chow's 'Jay' CD.

ing about, do you really know basketballStay on if you have guts and have a 3 on 3 "bullfight"The 3-pointer shot froze in the airEveryone looks to me when I shootI single-handedly dribble down the cou ...

(2 pages) 28 0 1.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

This essay outlines the truth of our everyday activities and how we can be easily swayed to make decisions that can affect our life in many ways

hioned ways, having experienced very little of life, out on the farm. A bible salesman named Manley Pointer, appearing like nothing more than simple, good country person, pays them a visit one day. It ... leg, which he proceeds to steal. A great change in Hulga is triggered by her experience with Manley Pointer. Although it was a cruel scam, the bible salesman helps her to see the truth about her educa ...

(3 pages) 41 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Basic Registers in Computer processor

ocessor is defined by the width of its accumulator. A 32bit processor has an accumulator of 32 bits.Pointer, Index, or Base RegisterThe name varies from manufacturer to manufacturer, but the basic dis ... will be discussed when dealing with the Intel specific register set.Program Counter or Instruction PointerEverything must translate into a binary number for our dumb processor to understand it, be it ...

(4 pages) 28 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

Basketball.

reads 15 seconds left in the fourth quarter. My team is down by 4 points; we have to score a three-pointer and have no time-outs left. I yell out the play for a three-pointer and a two-pointer, now t ...

(3 pages) 35 3 4.6 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Comparing and contrasting Short Stories: "Good Country People" and "Revelation"

y play at the end of their stories. Inside the two short stories are four characters, Joy and Manly Pointer from "Good country people" and Mary Grace and Mrs. Turpin from "Revelation".Consider the sim ... ce is their position at the end of the two stories. Joy Becomes a victim to a young man named Manly Pointer who deceived her in a hayloft. When after a minute she said in a hoarse high voice, "All rig ...

(3 pages) 95 0 3.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Computer Science

r operating system in the world and almost 90% of people use Windows as their operating system. The pointer that is used to control the screen is called the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and it is us ...

(3 pages) 49 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Descriptive essay "Reading the Picture"

tion -they show twenty minutes to three. May be the actual time is quarter to three, but the minute pointer is weighted down by a man hanging on it. He is a young-looking man wearing black pants and a ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.8 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

O'connor's Human Cliche

le" by Flannery O'Connor. It is a story set in the rural south at the home of the Hopewells. Manley Pointer, a traveling Bible salesman, visits Mrs. Hopewell and her daughter, Joy, who has renamed her ... One of the first events in the story that illustrates this point is when the Bible salesman, Manley Pointer, mistakenly says to Mrs. Hopewell, "Good morning Mrs. Cedars" (O'Connor 122). After being co ...

(4 pages) 772 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Object Oriented Programming In C++

class A contain instances of class B, this is called A has-a B, this relation usually be through a pointer, reference, or even physical containment to communicate, this also called aggregation.2. ... ce in C++, and for its behavior it is essential that the element used in a call be a reference or a pointer to a base class, it should not be a value argument, this may cause difficult understand.5. ...

(10 pages) 33 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Connor

ioned by her Ph.D. ("I have a number of degrees" (CS 288).) The removal of this false god is Manley Pointer's symbolic defloration, the theft of her leg accompanied by his remark that she "ain't so sm ... hat she "ain't so smart. I been believing in nothing ever since I was born" (CS 291). In its place, Pointer leaves her with the knowledge that, despite her carefully constructed defense against the tr ...

(10 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Untitled

s his team lost to the Knicks 93-91. Early on he shot an air ball as fans jeered him. He missed a 3 pointer which would've tied the game and gave up 2 turnovers. He only made 14 of 21 attemts, and onl ... s his team lost to the Knicks 93-91. Early on he shot an air ball as fans jeered him. He missed a 3 pointer which would've tied the game and gave up 2 turnovers. He only made 14 of 21 attemts, and onl ...

(5 pages) 338 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Wanganeen

d bouncing the ball. When in distance of the goals, get your kick off. It will go through for a six-pointer.Here is how to complete a bone crunching tackle.Here is how to spoil your opponent from taki ...

(1 pages) 344 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Gravitational and Inertial Mass Lab         Last week in physics we

he machine when moved or picked up, when calibrating make sure all waits are at zero then make sure pointer is on zero or the line if its not adjust the nut till the pointer is at the line or zero. Yo ...

(5 pages) 2235 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Descriptive Essay : Playing Basketball

reads 15 seconds left in the fourth quarter. My team is down by 4 points; we have to score a three-pointer and have no time-outs left. I yell out the play for a three-pointer and a two-pointer, now t ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports